Job Description - The Role
Sorenson Media is driving the future of broadcast television. Founded in 1995, Sorenson Media has been at the forefront of innovation in the world of digital video and television for nearly twenty years.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
The Spark platform provides ground-breaking functionality in the areas of analytics, OTT video, advertising and content and provides both broadcasters and advertisers with a complete tool-kit to go beyond the limits of traditional broadcast TV. The company’s cutting-edge products are supported by a world class team located across the globe with decades of broadcast, advertising, and digital media experience.
“Our entire focus is to revolutionize broadcast TV. We enable broadcasters and advertisers to provide a better TV viewing experience than ever before.” – Marcus Liassides, President & CEO
We are technology agnostic. We like to hire great developers and testers irrespective of their backgrounds. We use the following tech;
AWS Cloud technologies:
- EC2, S3
- SQS, SNS
Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket)
Salary and Benefits
- Knowledge of Agile
- ‘Can do’ attitude
- Eager to learn
- Communication and contribution
- Team player
The Development department is trusted to make the right decisions on what it takes to deliver the best quality solutions, in line with business demands and quality. We follow Agile principals to achieve this. We invest in our engineers with lots of initiatives for learning, growth and career development such as fortnightly snack ‘n’ learns, Friday afternoon projects and pluralsight accounts for everyone.
Working as a team is critical to our success! Code is written and tested in pairs. Teams own the architecture and development process. Teams are empowered to make decisions on how to improve. Every team member’s view point and ideas carry’s equal weight. Every team member is expected to contribute their ideas.
Fun is a key part of our culture here! We have generous lunch budgets for our teams every month, weekly football and squash, weekly board games. We have two BIG parties a year and a beer fridge with ‘beer o’clock’ every Friday!
Nature of Business:
5-7 Cathedral Road
Cardiff, Wales CF11 9HA
Director of Software Development UK
To apply, email your CV with cover letter direct to Jessica Henning, Sorenson Media